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Milepost at Ny 552 042

A Grade II Listed Building in Fawcett Forest, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.4321 / 54°25'55"N

Longitude: -2.6912 / 2°41'28"W

OS Eastings: 355261

OS Northings: 504295

OS Grid: NY552042

Mapcode National: GBR 9KN5.5Z

Mapcode Global: WH82B.MVPN

Plus Code: 9C6VC8J5+RG

Entry Name: Milepost at Ny 552 042

Listing Date: 21 February 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1086903

English Heritage Legacy ID: 75624

Location: Fawcett Forest, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA8

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Fawcett Forest

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Orton with Tebay All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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4/45 Milepost at
NY 552 042


Milepost. 1825. Cast iron. Half hexagonal with fluted faces and domed cap.
Central face has date. To left face a panel reading: "SHAP/7/MILES" to right
face a panel reading: "KENDAL/9/MILES". Placed on the route of the Heron Syke
to Eamont Bridge turnpike road established in 1820s replacing earlier route over
Shap Fell.

Listing NGR: NY5526104295

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